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Medal

  • Place of origin:

    England (made)

  • Date:

    19th century (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Wyon, Leonard Charles, born 1826 - died 1891 (medallists)

  • Museum number:

    A.95-1921

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

This silver medal was made by Leonard Charles Wyon in the 19th century England. This medal, representing the head of the Prince of Wales, later King Edward VII, and the arms of the City of London, was the medal of the City and Guilds of London Institute, Technological Examination.

Physical description

Obv., head to left of the Prince of Wales, later King Edward VII. Rev., inscriptions on a shaped panel and a scroll above which are the arms of the City of London.

Place of Origin

England (made)

Date

19th century (made)

Artist/maker

Wyon, Leonard Charles, born 1826 - died 1891 (medallists)

Marks and inscriptions

"H.R.H. THE PRINCE OF WALES K.G. PRESIDENT.," "L.C. WYON F."
obv.

"CITY AND GUILDS OF LONDON INSTITUTE. TECHNICAL EDUCATION," "TECHNOLOGICAL EXAMINATION," "HONOURS"
rev.

Dimensions

Diameter: 51 mm

Descriptive line

Medal pr. albert edward/city & guilds inst.prize. Silver, English 19th cent l.c.wyon.

Materials

Silver

Subjects depicted

The arms of the City of London; Scroll

Categories

Coins & Medals

Collection

Sculpture Collection

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